Motorsailers 1977 Fisher 37 Pilothouse listed by United Yacht Sales (Off Market)
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FISHER 37 Pilothouse Ketch has the best of both worlds. She is a grand sailor, that points surprisingly well and an all-weather comfortable cruiser with great visibility. The year-round protection of her enclosed pilothouse offers comfort in all climates. With a soft prow and canoe stern she is the epitome of a robust all-weather British-built boat. She will take you wherever you desire to go and bring you back in safety and comfort.
"Maggie T" is ketch rigged, making her sail plan easier for single handing and increased off wind performance.
The Fisher 37 Pilothouse hull is hand laid GRP. From the waterline down is finished in clear gel coat. Some 6 tons of cast iron ballast is fully enclosed within the fiberglass keel and and completely covered over with more laminations making it part of the hull structure. The structural bulkheads, of marine plywood are fully bonded to the hull. Robust double skin GRP bulwarks, incorporate the hull to deck joint and are moulded to the deck, finishing by capping with 25mm thick teak.
Teak rubbing strake and Teak complete the bulwark. The deck is robust hand-laid GRP moulding. Balsa is incorporated in all horizontal areas for stiffing and marine plywood fills in the deck fittings. Heavily stressed areas are reinforced with unidirectional glass. The deck is completely bonded to the hull. In addition it is bolted throughout the whole hull to deck joint. Bulkheads are laminated to the deck for a heavy duty bonding.
V-Berth area has two full length single berths and a center fill-in section to make it a double. Storage lockers are located below. A chain locker is forward of the berths. An opening hatch in the bulkhead allows access. One opening port on each side of the coach roof with two berth lights on the bulkhead. The door to saloon is paneled. V-Berth area has ventilator to deck. Above you will find an opening skylight hatch with screens. There are two small shelves at the head of each berth, two lockers aft of each berth, one a hanging locker, the other has shelves for storage.
Guest cabin is to port with a double berth. You will find clothes storage locker with shelves, and a hanging locker. There is an overhead light plus berth reading light. Ventilation light is from an opening.
The settee is L-Shaped to port with lockers and stowage outboard under the side deck. Settee can be used as a berth. Storage is found below with drawers and behind the settee back. Two opening windows in the coach roof with a ventilation hatch over allows in light and air.
Flavel B 700 Stove Kenmore Microwave Stainless Sink Adler-Barbour Refrigerator Galley counter: over counter Storage Drawers
Electronics and Other Equipment
Ritchie 6" Compass Horizon Eclipse VHF Yaesu PT-890 SSB (reported inoperable) JRC Radar Garmin GPS-128 Magellan GPS NAV 5200DX Cetec Beomar Course Setter 21 (reported inoperable) Autohelm Depth Meter Statpower Truexchange 40+ Battery Charger Pioneer DEH-205 AM/FM/CD with Bose Speakers Solar Panel Inverter Village Marine Tex LW150 Watermaker Chelsea Maritime Cock Chelsea Maritime Barometer
Two Lewmar 40 Winches Two barient 22 Winches Simpson Lawrence Electric Windlass with chain and nylon rode Profurl Jib Roller Dorade Vents
Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.
The company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change or withdrawal without notice.
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